Babs Doherty

    Chief Executive Officer and President

    Preferred Systems Solutions (PSS)

    As CEO & President of Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS), Mrs. Doherty oversees and supports all facets of the PSS organization and sets the strategic direction of the company. PSS provides reliable and cost-effective solutions to meet demanding customer requirements in the areas of Systems & Software Engineering, Data Analytics & High-Performance Computing, Cyber Security & Cloud Migration, Acquisition, Financial Management, & Program Support.

    Prior to PSS, Mrs. Doherty was the founder of Eagle Ray, Inc., acquired by PSS in 2020 to expand its capabilities and accelerate growth within the Intelligence Community. Eagle Ray, Inc. offers mission-focused solutions and performance improvement to agencies in the Intelligence Community and the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security.

    Mrs. Doherty brings more than 30 years of national security expertise and has been recognized as a SmartCEO Brava! awardee and a Women in Technology Leadership award finalist. Under her leadership, Eagle Ray was awarded the prestigious Contractor of the Year GovCon award. She is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the Intelligence National Security Alliance (INSA), and she currently sits on the Board for the Professional Services Council (PSC). Ms. Doherty holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from National Louis University.